Allison Richardson Walker was born 24 December 1842 in Nelson, New Zealand to John Walker (1801-1884) and Sarah Richardson (1809-1884) and died 28 May 1920 Normanby, South Taranaki District, Taranaki Region, New Zealand of unspecified causes. He married Elizabeth Currin (1846-1936) .



Offspring of Allison Walker and Elizabeth Currin (1846-1936)  ¢
Name Birth Death Joined with
Theresa Beatrice Walker (1868-1948) 7 July 1868 Nelson, New Zealand 7 February 1948 Te Kuiti, Waitomo District, Waikato Region, New Zealand (Mokauiti) Ferdinand Frederick Fraei (1854-1931)
Arthur Walker (1870-1870)
Florence Eleanor Walker (1871-1948)
Roderick Francis Walker (1873-1961)
Claude Clarence Walker (1875-1945)
Unknown Walker (1877-)
Edith Allison Walker (1878-1963)
Minetta Annie Walker (1880-1954)
Louis John Walker (1882-1957) 27 January 1882 New Zealand 1957 New Zealand Hilda Blanche Carrel (1886-1964)
Aubrey Zealand Walker (1885-1966)
Maude Addranina Elizabeth Walker (1887-1963)
Lavina Emily Walker (1890-)


Footnotes (including sources)

‡ General
Ω Birth
  • Precise location not known; so it could have been west of the city in the Tasman District and Region. The family eventually lived at "Cambria", near the city centre.
₪ Wedding
  • Geni may have detail; Ancestry did not.
¢ Children
  • NZBDM birth search finds: Theresa Beatrice - 1868/21479; Arthur - 1870/23408; Florence Eleanor - 1871/25070; Roderick Francis - 1873/31838; (probably) Claude Clarence - 1875/1196; NR - 1877/1819; Edith Allison - 1878/15154; Minetta Annie - 1880/10333; Aubrey Zealand - 1885/5936; Maude Addranina Elizabeth -1887/9410.
  • NZBDM death search (limited to 20/12/21917) finds: nothing for Theresa Beatrice, Roderick Francis, Claude Clarence, Edith Allison, Minetta Annie, Aubrey Zealand, or Lavina Emily; one "Arthur Walker" died in 1870 aged 3 weeks; - but married women were probably recorded under married surnames)
  • Marriages: 1886/2807: Theresa Beatrice m. Ferdinand Frederick Fraei (and Geni says she had 14 children); 1916/14365: Roderick Francis m. Henrietta Dorothy Mary Voullaire (but Geni showed no chn; nothing for Claude; nothing for Edith; 1898/4389: Minetta Annie m. Albert Pary Williams (but Geni showed no chn); Louis has his own article; 1912/1402: Aubrey Zealand m. Margaret Mary Bourke (but Geni showed no chn); nothing for Maude, but Geni has her marying <private> Burns and John Carroll, giving John five children; 1916/329: Lavina Emily m. Edward Percy Grant (Geni says "Mother of <private> Walker-Grant and <private> Grant" but had no death year for her).
  • Ancestry has 12; those listed above plus Sarah Walker (who may have been the "NR") - no other detail.
¶ Death
  • Ancestry says 28 May; Geni says 20 August; NZBDM may tell us.

Robin Patterson